The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 227 238 239
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 24 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 28
Median salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Automation Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6074 7089 7337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.39% 98.04% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5054 5687 5798
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Yorkshire region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +1 13 £36,000 +10.76% 1
West Yorkshire +16 10 £35,750 -10.62% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 45 (80.36%) Selenium
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (44.64%) C#
4 20 (35.71%) ISEB
4 20 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 20 (35.71%) WebDriver
4 20 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 19 (33.93%) BDD
5 19 (33.93%) Java
6 18 (32.14%) QA
7 16 (28.57%) SoapUI
7 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 15 (26.79%) JMeter
8 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
9 14 (25.00%) Web Services
10 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
10 13 (23.21%) TDD
10 13 (23.21%) Finance
11 12 (21.43%) XML
11 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
12 11 (19.64%) OO
12 11 (19.64%) SOAP
12 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
13 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
13 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
13 10 (17.86%) SQL
14 9 (16.07%) Jasmine
14 9 (16.07%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
14 9 (16.07%) Software Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (80.36%) Selenium
2 20 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 20 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 16 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 15 (26.79%) JMeter
5 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
6 9 (16.07%) Jasmine
6 9 (16.07%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 8 (14.29%) NeoLoad
7 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (14.29%) TeamCity
8 4 (7.14%) SilkTest
9 3 (5.36%) HP UFT
10 2 (3.57%) JBehave
10 2 (3.57%) WATIR
11 1 (1.79%) GoogleTest
11 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Military
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Web Services
2 12 (21.43%) XML
3 11 (19.64%) SOAP
4 8 (14.29%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) JSON
5 3 (5.36%) .NET
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.79%) CSS
7 1 (1.79%) HTML
7 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) PMI
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Chemistry
5 2 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) BDD
3 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
4 13 (23.21%) TDD
5 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
6 11 (19.64%) OO
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Software Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.71%) QA Automation
10 6 (10.71%) Regression Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.93%) Defect Management
12 4 (7.14%) Performance Testing
12 4 (7.14%) SDLC
12 4 (7.14%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.86%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.93%) Python
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) ISEB
1 20 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) Telerik
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